Treaty tribes upset with appeal in major case amid salmon disaster in Washington (August 29, 2017)

The release of countless farmed salmon into treaty fishing grounds isn't the only crisis facing tribes in Washington -- the state is pursuing an appeal in a critical case.

Cronkite News: City orders independent review of police actions at Donald Trump rally (August 29, 2017)

The city of Phoenix is hiring an outside firm to conduct an independent review of the controversial police response to protesters after Donald Trump’s presidential rally.

Mary Annette Pember: Tribes lost key source of food to dams on Missouri River (August 29, 2017)

The near-extinction of mouse beans along the Missouri River is a metaphor for the devastating impact of US development of tribal lands, Mary Annette Pember writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Mike Myers: Don't try to 'help' indigenous peoples without first consulting them (August 29, 2017)

Don’t do a damn thing that’s going to impact us in any way without our free, prior, and informed consent, Mike Myers writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Doug George-Kanentiio: The life of a great Mohawk named Angus 'Shine' George (August 29, 2017)

Some would say Angus 'Shine' George was a great Mohawk; world class athlete, fearless high steel worker, expert fisherman, master carpenter and highly skilled craftsman with a rich command of his Native language and strong opinions about the world.

Ruth Hopkins: The cycle of genocide continues with violence against Native women (August 29, 2017)

Savanna Greywind, Carla Yellowbird, Barbara Kentner, Cindy Gladue and many others have had their lives extinguished violently and indiscriminately, Ruth Hopkins writes on Indian Country Media Network.

Secretary Zinke embraces view that some areas are 'too precious' for development (August 29, 2017)

Secretary Ryan Zinke of the Department of the Interior is sounding like his Obama administration predecessor when it comes to development on certain federal lands.

Liquor stores in Pine Ridge Reservation border town ask court for ruling to reopen (August 29, 2017)

The Nebraska Supreme Court heard arguments in a landmark case affecting the sale of liquor in a town near the Pine Ridge Reservation.

Mark Trahant: Native media can't survive these days without deeper pockets (August 29, 2017)

Nearly every Native American journalist in the country can tell you what our national media ought to look like.

Tribes face evacuation and floods as Harvey lingers in Texas and hits Louisiana (August 29, 2017)

Tribes in Texas and Louisiana are dealing with the devastating effects of Harvey as President Donald Trump heads to the region to see the destruction.

YES! Magazine: Native communities in Alaska are turning to renewable energy (August 29, 2017)

Oil companies like to push the narrative that Alaskans want more oil development, but that’s not true.

Native Sun News Today Editorial: Donald Trump unleashes racism in America (August 29, 2017)

Racism has never left America. It has always been there lurking in the shadows.

Steve Russell: All the Oklahoma tribes came with their own Trail of Tears stories (August 29, 2017)

All the Oklahoma Indians had their Trail of Tears stories, Steve Russell writes on Indian Country Media Network.